Youth Care Worker

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Type of Job

Full-time

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Published Date

January 20, 2021, 6:00:00 PM

About the job

The Comanche County Juvenile Bureau of the District Court is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Juvenile Intake/Probation Officer.

Minimum Requirements:
Graduation from an accredited college or university with a bachelor’s degree in the behavioral sciences, criminal justice or related field.

Personal Qualities:
Candidates should possess: intellectual depth, sound judgement, attention to detail, flexibility, excellent organizational skills, strong work ethic, integrity and an ability to work effectively with a diverse clientele.

Summary of Duties:
Intake/Probation Officers are appointed to serve the Juvenile Court. Duties include moderate social work, provide supervision of juveniles, courtroom security, transportation and some para legal work in support of the District Attorney and juvenile Court.

Salary & Benefits:
Salary commensurate with experience within statutory guidelines.

Application Process:
Interested persons should obtain a copy of the Juvenile Bureau Employment Application and job description from the Comanche County website. NO PHONE CALLS. Turn in application, official transcript and resume to the address below. Taking applications August 31, 2021.

The Comanche County Juvenile Bureau is an equal opportunity employer.

Requirements

  • Must be 21 years of age. 

  • Possess a high school diploma or equivalent. 

  • Must pass background checks, drug test, and pre-employment physical.

Benefits

  • Starting pay of $22,880

  • Paid medical, dental and life insurance.

  • Short and long term disability.

  • 40 hours paid vacation every six months.

  • 8 hours sick leave every month.

  • State Retirement System.

  • Nationwide Savings Plan.

About us

The Comanche County Regional Juvenile Detention Center is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Youth Care Worker.

Address

The Comanche County Regional Juvenile Detention Center 701 SW 17th Street Lawton, Oklahoma